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Citizens Fire Academy

(843) 918-1192


The Myrtle Beach Fire Department's Citizens Fire Academy is a program that allows participants an in-depth, behind the scenes look at the City of Myrtle Beach's outstanding fire and rescue team.  The 10-week program gives participants the opportunity to wear fire gear, drive a fire truck, learn and perform water rescue skills and more!  Applications will be processed in the order received.  Applicants must be 18 years of age, or older, and must be city residents or Horry County residents.  Applicants undergo a criminal history background check and must provide a copy of photographic identification. Interested parties can mail, email or deliver the completed application in-person.

The application period is closed.  Questions?  Send an email to for information.